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6515 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
(865) 673-3377
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food and won't break the bank

I have come to love Calhoun's for their consistency. I've not been there once & not enjoyed the food. The only thing I would change is I wish the wings were a little bigger. I recommend Calhoun's to anyone who asks.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
rockytopman77
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
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126 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This Calhouns like all their locations has fantastic food and atmosphere. Don't leave without trying the ribs. They also have an excellent bar selection.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

My family enjoyed our visit. We were seated right away on a Friday night and enjoyed good food, good service and a nice atmosphere. I was trying to eat light and was worried that I would regret not ordering the bbq. I had the turkey salad with blue cheeze, strawberries, crasins, honey pecans and such. It was delish. The turkey... More 

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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

I have come to love Calhoun's for their consistency. I've not been there once & not enjoyed the food. The only thing I would change is I wish the wings were a little bigger. I recommend Calhoun's to anyone who asks.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This was our first visit to Knoxville. Our friends recommended Calhouns for lunch. I had the hickory burger and my wife had the chicken salad sandwich Both were tasty and the sides generous. By all means try the Tennessee corn pudding! Our server was Alexis, and she doted on us, explaining every item on the menu and bringing fresh glasses... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

My sons live in Knoxville, and I often fly in and out of the airport there. We make a habit of meeting at Calhoun's when we can! The ribs, burgers, salads, and locally brewed beers satisfy every time. The restaurant and the bar both have very competent wait staff, who really make the patrons welcome. Finally, the side dishes at... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

My family has been here several times. We always enjoy the hospitality. The host always greet us promptly and tell us about the specials before we even sit down. Food and service is great, but we tend to go in the middle of the afternoon after lunch rush. The microbrews are great to!

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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109 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

There were 17 people in our party visiting Calhoun's after graduation and they accommodated us. The food was good and the service was good, but the restaurant is a little older which is the reason for the rating. I got the turkey creek salad and it was very good. There are several locations to choose from. Recommend visiting.

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Butner, North Carolina
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The waitstaff was awesome. The food was OK. When famous eateries franchise they become just another place. This did have a more local flair. Portions were more than adequate.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The restaurant was recommended by a staff member at the Hotel we were staying at. The atmosphere was great in the restaurant. Our server was very attentive to our needs and offered some suggestions when asked. Wife and I both had some ribs - she had fries and I had a baked potato. Meal was very good. I got a... More 

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GA
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

As usual the ribs were great and also the service. It is very close to the Embassy Suites West Knoxville, TN hotel,

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Additional Information about Calhoun's

Address: 6515 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone Number: (865) 673-3377
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Brew Pub, Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6515 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: (865) 673-3377

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Brew Pub, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?